For 2006, Jeep Wrangler revives the renowned Golden Eagle edition. The Jeep Wrangler Golden Eagle’s lineage dates back to the 1970s and 1980s. After more than two decades, the Golden Eagle edition returns to the 2006 Jeep Wrangler lineup.
The 2006 Jeep Wrangler Golden Eagle edition features first-class amenities, including a Dana 44 heavy-duty rear axle, gold 15-inch Ravine aluminum wheels, 30-inch tires, two-tone premium seats, and Golden Eagle hood, fender and spare tire decals.
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited and Unlimited Rubicon include the innovative Sunrider soft top, which includes a “sun roof” feature in addition to the full top-down option. This new soft top gives a second open-air option by folding the soft-top back completely over driver and front passenger to create a 45x23-inch sun roof opening — larger than any typical glass sun roof.
The Jeep Wrangler X, Sport, Rubicon, Wrangler Unlimited and Unlimited Rubicon models feature as standard equipment the 4.0-liter Power Tech I-6 engine mated to a six-speed manual transmission or available four-speed automatic transmission. The 4.0-liter engine is rated at 190 horsepower (142 kW) at 4,600 rpm and 235 lb.-ft. (319 N•m) of torque at 3,200 rpm.
The Jeep Wrangler SE is equipped with the 2.4-liter Power Tech I-4 engine, which provides 147 horsepower (112 kW) at 5,200 rpm and 165 lb.-ft. (224 N•m) of torque at 4,000 rpm, and is available with the six-speed manual transmission only Jeep Wrangler SE is also available with the 190-horsepower 4.0-liter engine and automatic transmission. Jeep Wrangler X, Sport and Wrangler Unlimited models include a Quadra-Coil suspension and a Command-Trac four-wheel-drive transfer case.
Source: Jeep press